Fred Shuttlesworth

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  • Essay On Freedom Rides

    turned a blind eye to allow the beatings and violence happen (Fankhauser). After the attacks, ambulances came but would refuse to care for the wounded and take them to the hospital (Fankhauser). If Freedom Riders came to the hospital to be taken care of, they were turned away from fear of the mobs coming to the hospital so African Americans had to come rescue them. Local blacks came to the hospital to rescue the people who were injured but were refused care because of the danger of mobs. There was controversy about the situation since people were angry that colored americans were helping out the Freedom Riders. Fred Shuttlesworth was a civil rights activist helping the Freedom Riders recover and Chief Bull Connor threatened to arrest him for having interracial meetings at his house (Fankhauser). Although the threat was put out there, there was no fear from Rev. Shuttlesworth, he continued to care for the ones who needed it. Eugene “Bull” Connor was Birmingham, Alabama’s Commissioner of Public Safety. Bull Connor was known for being in favor of the Ku Klux Klan. Being a Klansmen, he encouraged the violence that was happening in Birmingham towards the Freedom Riders and other civil rights activists. Among more than 300 arrests, one the arrests were of twenty-one year old John Lewis. This was not his first time getting into trouble, beforehand, he had attended a sit in to desegregate lunch counters in Nashville. During the Freedom Rides, Lewis was arrested for his actions.…

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  • Argumentative Essay On Donald Trump

    Common sense seems to dictate that one of the current presidential candidates, Donald Trump was never thought to be running to lead our country. Trump is most commonly known as the very successful businessman who has made billions of dollars in his lifetime. He is also known for being extremely outspoken, and opinionated. Although, I don’t believe he would be the best option for our country due to his fearlessness when it comes to offending people and could even potentially chose the wrong…

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  • Enterprise Leasing Company Case Study

    As the company branched out and expanded to different states so Jack changed the name in 1969 to Enterprise Leasing Company, in honor of the U.S.S. Enterprise aircraft carrier upon which he served in the Navy. The energy crises of the 1970s hindered Enterprise Leasing Company’s expansion but accelerated growth occurred in the 1980s even though Hertz and National entered the hometown market. According to Tucker and Salamie (2005), “a key ingredient to Enterprises success was the innovative…

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  • Nutrition Case Study: Fred Meyers Store

    Fred Meyers store originally started by a man named Fred G. Meyer and he was a 22 year old that came from Portland, Oregon in 1908. He started a business selling coffee out of his horse-drawn cart from the hard working fielders to the lumber camps. He would watch and listen to his customers, and was planning to start a whole completely different new kind of store. He opened his first store in 1922 in Portland, Oregon at the corner of SW 5th & Yamhill. He placed all the groceries, clothes, and…

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  • What Is Sally Ride Courageous

    INTRODUCTION Why is Sally Ride one of the most courageous people to ever live? Sally Ride was courageous because she was able to show Perseverance, Excellence, and Respect in and out of her job . Although Sally Ride wasn’t the first American in space, she showed excellence and still achieved her dreams and was the first woman and youngest woman to ever go to space. Perseverance First, Sally Ride was a courageous person because she showed a lot of perseverance.Sally Ride showed a lot of…

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  • Transformational Leadership Vs Servant Leadership

    This analysis paper examines transformational leadership and servant leadership to work out what similarities and variations exist between the two leadership ideas. The first distinction between transformational leadership and servant leadership is that the focus of the leader. The transformational leader’s focus is directed toward the organization, and his or her behavior build follower commitment toward structure objectives, whereas the servant leader’s focus is on the followers, and also…

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  • The Pros And Cons Of Blogs

    Blogs are very interactive for those creating them, reading, or simply commentating. Some choose to make a living off of it while others participate for enjoyment or to partake in a hobby. Throughout the years, websites bloggers have opted to close the doors on commentators and their open comments policies. Websites like YouTube continue to allow users to communicate openly however, since 2013 popular sites like Popular Science, The Chicago Sun-Times, and CNN have seen a decline or have closed…

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  • Male Fantasy In The Big Sleep And High Noon

    The American male fantasy is one that is often portrayed by the heroes in the books and films we watch. They tend to be strong, moral and exciting characters that men look up to. Therefore, these texts carry a lot of weight in terms of the reflection of society and the male perspective on life. Using the novel The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler and the film High Noon directed by Fred Zinnemann, this paper will argue that there are certainly element within the texts that both support and counter…

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  • Donald Trump Boasting Analysis

    Donald Trump’s behavior is extreme, to the point that he has essentially become a caricature of himself. Case in point is his relentless boasting. Recall what I stated earlier about self-focus and simplicity. Self-focused people are frankly...boring. Watching an unscripted speech by Trump is, for me, the equivalent of drinking raw eggs -- nauseating. Listen to him when he begins speaking. If he doesn’t immediately plunge right into boasting, give him a minute or two – it will come. It would be…

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  • Donald Trump Attack Argumentative Essay

    Attacking the Motive On April 26, 2016, New York Judges ruled that the lawsuit made against Trump University will in effect go to trial. Federal District judge Gonzalo Curiel is one of the judges in the Trump University Lawsuit. Donald Trump’s response to this was negative and immediately used his heritage as a reason to why the judge should recuse himself. Jake Tapper, a reporter for CNN asked Donald Trump, “If you are saying he can’t do this job because of his race, is that not the…

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